Please watch the PBS Frontline documentary, Growing Up Poor before posting to the discussion area. Watch the video and answer the questions based off the video.
1. Identify all the specific areas of diversity from the documentary (culture, ethnicity, gender, race, disability, etc).
2. Briefly discuss how the specific areas of diversity impede both the children and the parents from fully integrating into communities and moving from surviving to thriving.
3. What are your thoughts about the intersection of oppression, diversity, and stability?
4. What do you think the long-term effects of poverty and “otherness” will be on these children?